In For sale by owner I talked about the online tools that helped us sell our house. I gave Zillow high marks. Even though our buyers didn’t find us on Zillow — in the end, it was a good old-fashioned drive-by — the service was useful for the reasons I mentioned. But now I’m going […]
Baseball legend Randy Johnson has the pitch-perfect home. The retired player, nicknamed "The Big Unit," has listed his 25,000 square foot estate in Paradise Valley, Arizona for $25 million, according to Zillow. The Mediterranean home was built in 2006 and is located at the base of Mummy Mountain. Show More Summary
Kelly O Chop Suey, long a home of adventurous music and comedy shows, as well as host for the Mo’-Wave Festival and Black Weirdo parties, is for sale. According to Zillow, the current price is $99,950. Monthly rent for the club on 14th Ave. Show More Summary
Buying a home in Atlanta is becoming more affordable as renting becomes less so, according to recent numbers from Zillow. From 1985 through 1999, Atlantans spent an average of 19.9 percent of their income on home ownership; these days, that...
The big real estate search sites -- Zillow, Trulia, realtor.com and homes.com -- attract tens of millions of visitors every month, and real estate brokers and agents are paying big dollars for the leads the portals generate. Some who know the game best share the tips, tricks and power plays that make online leads worth the time and money you invest....
Zillow hires Steve Allen and Chris Keil as directors of MLS and industry development for Zillow and they will focus on growing Zillow's relationships with MLSs and associations around the country.
Zillow has added two more real estate industry vets to its industry development team to help bolster its relationships with multiple listing services and Realtor associations around the U.S. Both Steve Allen and Chris Kiel now serve as directors of MLS and industry development...
Bill Gurley is arguably the best venture capitalist in the world. He and his team at Benchmark Capital have made winning, early bets on on Snapchat, Uber, Twitter, GrubHub, OpenTable, Yelp and Zillow. How does he know which startups will go all the way, and which startups are just hype? Gurley says he follows a piece of advice from Warren Buffett. Show More Summary
The Case-Shiller house price indexes for June were released this morning. Zillow has started forecasting Case-Shiller a month early - and I like to check the Zillow forecasts since they have been pretty close. From Zillow: Case-Shiller...Show More Summary
With the company he co-founded set to be acquired by Zillow next year, is Trulia CEO Pete Flint thinking about broadening his horizons? Australian agent review platform OpenAgent has closed a $1 million funding round, and Flint is one of...
From Zillow: High Negative Equity Causing Generational Housing Gridlock According to the second quarter Zillow Negative Equity Report, the national negative equity rate continued to decline in 2014 Q2, falling to 17 percent, down 14.4 percentage points from its peak (31.4 percent) in the first quarter of 2012. Show More Summary
Zillow Inc. had an interesting conference call this summer, showing off and taking names.
Notes: I follow several house price indexes (Case-Shiller, CoreLogic, Black Knight (formerly LPS), Zillow, FHFA, FNC and more). The timing of different house prices indexes can be a little confusing. Black Knight uses the current month...Show More Summary
By Anthony Fernandez: The Zillow Home Value Index is a proprietary metric developed by Zillow to track home prices across the country. It is very similar to the Case-Shiller Index, but instead of following 10-20 cities the ZHVI follows the entire country. Show More Summary
The USA’s Estately has launched Flip, a new browsing feature for its mobile app, TechCrunch has dubbed “A Tinder for real estate.” When it comes to real estate apps, Estately is on par with bigger name sites Zillow and Redfin. With the launch of Flip, however, Estately appears to be trying to differentiate itself from the […]
The State Department has barred U.S. diplomats from the challenge, “no matter how worthy the cause.” Photo by Flickr user Zillow WASHINGTON — The charity stunt has lured athletes, celebrities, politicians and rock stars and gone viral on the Internet, but don’t look for U.S. Show More Summary
$1 million price tags aren't all that uncommon these days, especially in certain states. Zillow rounded up the ten states where seven-figure homes are near 10% of the housing market. Topping the list at over 11% is Hawaii, followed by California at 10.6%. READ MORE »
Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff has poured ice-cold water over his head and screamed. So has Trulia’s top exec, Pete Flint and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate’s CEO Sherry Chris. They are among the flood of individuals participating in social media’s...
The two similar real estate portals are to combine into a single entity. Here are three important points about the merger.
Inman News readers are not an interventionist bunch, with nearly 8 in 10 saying antitrust regulators should just stay the heck out of the way of Zillow's plan to acquire Trulia...